Strongylodon macrobotrys

Scientific name: Strongylodon macrobotrys

Common name: Jade Vine

Family: Fabaceae

 

Strongylodon macrobotrys1   

Location

This 6 m tall climbing plant can be found on the wall dividing the sections of the Arc (Tropical Centre).
 


Philippines (Luzon, Catanduanes, Mindoro). A liane (woody climbing plant) that occurs in damp forested ravines along streams at low and medium altitudes.

Suited to tropical and warm subtropical regions. It is best grown over a strong arbor or pergola to display the beautiful flowers. 

 

Strongylodon macrobotrys